The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 14 May 1867

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p.2 Strike of the Dock Labourers - want increase from 12 1/2 cents to 15 cents per hour.

p.3 A Nondescript - iron steamer Metropolitan on way to seaboard, 150 tons, pointed on both ends.

-A fine schooner was launched at Mill Point on Wednesday last, named the Emblem. Built by Mr. Tait, for Messrs. Rathbun & Son, costing $7000, she is a first-class vessel, of 130 tons burthen. She is intended to trade between Belleville and Oswego. (also sch. Picton launched at Picton at this time.)

-Marine Items.

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Rick Neilson
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 14 May 1867